TCU Seventh at Big 12 Championship
April 19, 2013
RHODES, Iowa -- TCU sophomore April McCoy is tied for sixth individually, while the Horned Frogs are seventh as a team after Friday's opening round of the Big 12 Championship in cold and windy conditions.
McCoy recorded a pair of birdies in a four-hole stretch on the front nine en route to a 6-over-par 78. The sophomore from Carrollton, Texas, is just four shots off the pace set by Baylor's Lauren Taylor who carded a 74.
TCU's 326 is only 10 strokes behind leader and No. 22 Texas Tech. The Red Raiders' 316 is one shot ahead of No. 17 Oklahoma State.
Horned Frog sophomore Kortnie Maxoutopoulis recorded her first career eagle on the par 4 fifth hole. She also added a birdie.
Alexandra Bonetti had two birdies for TCU on the front nine.
Live scoring of Saturday's second round is available at www.Golfstat.com. TCU's tee times begin at 10 a.m.